2014 - present

Micromedia Publications, Inc.

General Manager/Editor-In-Chief

Lakehurst, New Jersey

Founded in 1995, Micromedia Publications, Inc. publishes seven weekly newspapers in Ocean and Monmouth County, New Jersey. It is our mission to provide quality local news coverage and affordable advertising opportunities reaching more than 100,000+ readers. Our focus has always been on the communities we serve.

When I was hired in March 2014, I was an account executive in Jackson & Howell. I was promoted in December of 2014 as the General Manager/Editor-In-Chief.

My responsibilities:

*Oversee the day-to-day operations of a newspaper company responsible for publishing seven weeklies in Ocean and Monmouth Counties

*Manage a team of writers, layout & graphic designers, sales representatives and office staff

*Serve as the right hand man for the president of the company

*Develop new strategies for advertising sales revenue

*Design and maintain the company’s website and social media pages

*Help to drive traffic to our website and social media initiatives

*Maintain a number of advertising accounts in various towns in and around our coverage area

*HR and administrative duties

*Final say on the content of the newspaper and stories we publish

*Co-write and anchor radio newscasts on 91.9 WBNJ-FM in Barnegat

*Design, develop & maintain, a hyperlocal news & advertising website

2005 - 2014

Townsquare Media

News Anchor/Reporter

Toms River & Ewing, NJ

(Formerly known as Millennium Radio New Jersey)
Provided top and bottom of the hour newscasts to listeners on two radio stations based at the Jersey Shore – 92.7 WOBM-FM and 1160-WOBM-AM during Morning Drive. I also filed Ocean, Monmouth and Middlesex County news reports for WKXW-FM New Jersey 101.5 and an 11 station radio news network.